In 1921 messengers representing starving European peasants asked Trotsky for help. He said this- “You are Starving? This is not famine yet, when your woman start eating their children then you may come and say we are starving”. Leon Trotsky born Lev Davidovich Bronstein; (7 November 1879—21 August 1940), was a Jewish Communists mass murderer and Marxist ideologue. An international subversive and Bolshevik politician funded by Jacob Schiff and Max Warburg Trotsky was the preferred... Topics: Leon Trotsky, trotsky
A workshop with the International Bolshevik Tendency held at the 2nd Annual European Conference of the Platypus Affiliated Society in Frankfurt. Every year at Platypus conferences, speakers from various perspectives are asked to bring their experience of the Left’s recent history to bear on today’s political possibilities and challenges as part of the “Differing Perspectives on the Left” workshop series. Topics: Platypus, Marxism, IBT, Trotsky, Left
This year is the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Fourth International. The International was established by Leon Trotsky and his supporters in September 1938. As part of the commemoration of this event Rob Sewell draws out some of the key lessons and methods on which the Trotskyist movement was built during the 1930s. He also explains that while the Fourth International no longer exists in an organisational form, it continues for Marxists today in our theory, programme, method and... Topics: Fourth, International, Marxism, International, Left, Opposition, Trotsky
Richard Rubin Lecture 1: Overview of Trotskyism and its significance for Platypus Summer 2012: Trotsky and Trotskyism Saturdays 2-5pm New School University, New York | New School for Social Research Building, 6 E 16th St. (just west of Union Square) Recommended preliminary readings: + Tariq Ali and Phil Evans, Introducing Trotsky and Marxism / Trotsky for Beginners (1980) + Nicolas Krasso, Trotsky's Marxism (1967) x Platypus Historians Group, The dead Left: Trotskyism (2008) x Richard Rubin,... Topics: Left, Trotsky, Marxism, Trotskyism, Death, Politics, Lenin
Славянофильство, мессианизм отсталости, строило свою философию на том, что русский народ и его церковь насквозь демократичны, а официальная Россия -- это немецкая бюрократия, насажденная Петром. Маркс заметил по этому поводу: "Ведь точно так же и тевтонские ослы... Topics: Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky, Trotsky, Leading Jewish Bolshevik Leon Trotsky Hatred Of Slavs, Europeans...
A panel about Trotsky and trotskyism organized by the greek chapter of Platypus Affiliated Society (http://platypus1917.org/). The event was held on Tuesday 1st April 2014 in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Η εκδήλωση με θέμα Τρότσκι και τροτσκισμός πραγματοποιήθηκε την Τρίτη 1 Απριλίου στη Φιλοσοφική σχολή του Αριστοτελείου Πανεπιστημίου Θεσσαλονίκης.... Topics: Trotsky, trotskyism, politics, marxism, Left, revolution
Part Two of an ongoing NYC lecture and discussion series by left communist intellectual Loren Goldner. This installment focuses on Stalin, Trotsky, and the development of Stalinism following the Russian Revolution. Recorded June 8th, 2013. Topics: Trotsky, Stalin, Stalinism, Russian Revolution, Loren Goldner
The Legacy of Trotskyism Mike Macnair, Communist Party of Great Britain (Oxford Univ. St. Hugh College) Bryan Palmer (Trent University) Richard Rubin, Platypus Jason Wright, representative of the International Bolshevik Tendency representative of the International Socialist Organization (Declined to attend) What is the relevance of Trotskyism for the Left today? One the one hand, there is a simple answer: The mantle of Trotskyism is claimed by many of today's most prominent and numerous Leftist... Topics: platypus, left, marxism, socialism, communism, trotsky, trotskyism
A panel discussion organized by the Platypus Affiliated Society held on March 19, 2011, at Left Forum, Pace University. Panel Abstract: What was Trotsky's contribution to revolutionary Marxism? At one level, the answer is clear. Above even his significance as organizer of the October insurrection and leader of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, what makes Trotsky a major figure in the history of Marxism is his status as the leader of the Left Opposition and, later, his founding of the... Topics: platypus, left, marxism, socialism, communism, marx, trotsky
A 1969 Soviet work presenting the CPSU's position on Trotskyism in the 1903-1917 period. A sequel work, "The Bolshevik Party's Struggle Against Trotskyism in the Post-October Period," is also online. Scanned by Grenzer. Topics: Lenin, Trotsky, Soviet Union, USSR, Trotskyism, Leninism
A Soviet work published in 1969. It is the sequel to "The Bolshevik Party's Struggle Against Trotskyism: 1903-February 1917" which is also online. Scanned by Ismail. Topics: Trotskyism, Trotsky, Lenin, Leninism, USSR, Soviet Union
Famous documents written by Natalia Trotsky (Leon Trotsky's wife); Spanish Trotskyist, G Munis; and Surrealist Benj. Perét savaging the newly formed Trotskyist 4th International. This is an issue of the Socialist Workers Party (US) Internal Bulletin (vol X #1) dated Feb 1948. The three broke with the Trotskyists soon after. Topics: Trotkyist, Trotsky, G Munis, Benjamin Peret, Natalia Trotsky, 4th International, Socialism,...
Programmet handlar om Ipredlagen och hur borgarklassen anvander staten for att sla vakt om sina intressen, ratten att plundra och utsuga andra manniskor pa deras arbetsresultat. Vald har fatt aktualitet i samband med Palestina demonstrationen i Malmo, varfor denna upprordhet av nagra gatstenar. Topics: radio, kommunist, sveriges, kommunistiska, parti, skp, lenin, trotsky, 2009 Source: http://www.kommunist.se
The greek chapter of Platypus Affiliated Society (http://platypus1917.org/) organized a panel entitled "Trotsky and trotskyism". The event was held on Tuesday 1st April 2014 in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Η εκδήλωση Τρότσκι και τροτσκισμός πραγματοποιήθηκε την Τρίτη 1 Απριλίου 2014 στη Φιλοσοφική σχολή του Αριστοτελείου Πανεπιστημίου Θεσσαλονίκης.... Topics: Trotsky, trotskyism, marxism, Left, politics, Τρότσκι, τροτσκισμός,...
This year is the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Fourth International. The International was established by Leon Trotsky and his supporters in September 1938. As part of the commemoration of this event Rob Sewell draws out some of the key lessons and methods on which the Trotskyist movement was built during the 1930s. He also explains that while the Fourth International no longer exists in an organisational form, it continues for Marxists today in our theory, programme, method and... Topics: Marxism, 4th, International, Left, Opposition, Trotsky, Socialism, Revolution
Here we provide a four minute speech by Ted Grant in which he expressed the confidence that by basing ourselves on the fundamental ideas of Marx, Engels, Lenin and Trotsky we can build a powerful international Marxist movement. There can be no greater task than this. Topics: ted grant, marxism, imt, marx, trotsky, ideas, lenin, revolution
The weekend of the IMT winter school saw approximately 100 comrades come together for two days, attending political discussions by day, and revolutionary socials by night. The weekend was held in Cambridge, a city steeped in history, with the colleges of the famous University providing the perfect atmosphere. Topics: Marx, Engels, Alan Woods, Marxism, Crisis, Keynes, Stalinism, Lenin, Trotsky
Detta program ar en fortsattning pa forra veckans. Programmet handlar om antisemitismen, vem star for antisemitism. Ar det antisemitism nar vanstern kritiserar staten Israels folkmordspolitik. De ideologiska motiven for staten Israel, sionismen har manga beroringspunkter med nazismen, och som det visar sig aven har bedrivit ett aktivt samarbete med rasistiska krafter. Topics: radio, kommunist, sveriges, kommunistiska, parti, skp, lenin, trotsky, 2009 Source: http://www.kommunist.se
Avga Wanja Lundby-Wedin, ditt fortroende ar sedan lange forbrukat. Feghet ar nar man klamrar sig fast pa en post som man uppenbart varken har kunskaper eller det moraliska kuraget att uppratthalla. Dina brister pa bada omraden ar uppenbara for alla de vars pensioner du overlamnat till overgodda direktorer. Programmet behandlar ocksa om privatiseringen av var kollektivtrafik. Topics: radio, kommunist, sveriges, kommunistiska, parti, skp, lenin, trotsky, 2009 Source: http://www.kommunist.se